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lusternoun [U]

us   /ˈlʌs·tər/
  • luster noun [U] (BRIGHTNESS)

the brightness of a smooth or shiny surface: The polished furniture had a rich luster.
  • luster noun [U] (SPECIAL QUALITY)

the quality of being attractive or special: The commercial district around the theater had lost its luster, becoming a magnet for the homeless and driving moviegoers elsewhere.
lustrous
adjective [not gradable] us   /ˈlʌs·trəs/
This conditioner will give your hair a lustrous glow.
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